Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

No trains at Burnham or Taplow from 22:15 until the end of service each night from Monday 20 to Thursday 23 November

Start date
20/11/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Paddington and Oxford

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Overnight engineering work is taking place between Slough and Reading, closing 2 out of the 4 lines between these stations.

From 22:15 each night until the end of service, trains will not call at Burnham or Taplow. Connecting bus services will run via Slough.

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Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.